Pace your journey to the gentle rhythm of your paddle as you glide over calming waters and allow your mind and body to fully relax in blissful surroundings.
Shannon Erne Blueway
Fully Guided Tours Daily
Irelands Hidden Heartland
Departs Daily From Lough Allen; 2pm
Guided Canoe Tours. Scheduled Pickups Available upon Request.
Details & Itinerary
Guided by the fully qualified canoe adventurer, Stephen Wrynn, connect with the natural world around you through stories from the castle island that was once occupied by a Celtic chieftain to why Saint Patrick once sailed across Garadice lake. Take time to savour a picnic lunch of local artisan foods while absorbing a Celtic landscape with magical views of shoreline forests, castles, and ancient Dolmens
- Depart at 2:00PM
- 45 Minute shoreline tour
- 30 Minute Dolmen and Island castle exploration
- 45 Minute stop and relax for shoreline lunch.
- 45 Minute return trip via cherry Island
What You Should Bring
As an outdoor activity we recommend suitable footwear and clothing for the
elements including a warm waterproof coat. It is not necessary to wear a wetsuit.
All equipment including paddles, buoyancy aids and dry bags are provided.
Best Times for This Excursion
We recommend afternoon excursions as wind conditions tend to ease making canoe tours more enjoyable
Taught By Experts
Absorb the peace and natural beauty of a forested vista from your Canadian canoe as you glide through one of the many tranquil inland lakes and waterways that truly define the immense beauty of Ireland’s heartlands. Breathe in the freedom of the open spaces while discovering wildlife, nature and landscapes that expand before you towards the distant mountains.
All Canoeing Equipment Included
The Tranquil discovery of Hidden Waterways tour begins at Kilclare 10minutes from Carrick-on-Shannon. Dedicated roadside parking for the waterway is provided less than 10 meters from the embarkation point.
This experience involves a moderate level of fitness and sedate exercise. Initial access to the waterway is paved.